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A study of factors affecting the adoption and use of computer software in Canterbury (New Zealand) and Florida (Uruguay) dairy farming
(Lincoln University, 2002)
This study is about understanding farmers' information management behaviour, particularly in relation to the software adoption and use process, and consequently how farm information systems might be improved. Two dairy ...
How did dairy fatigue research come about and what are we doing?
(South Island Dairy Event (SIDE)., 2012-06)
According to the Strategy for New Zealand Dairy Farming 2009/2020, the industry is seeking the following outcomes amongst others: Talented and skilled people are attracted to, and retained by the dairy farming industry ...
An inquiry into the costs of dairy farming and cheese manufacture in Southland
(Canterbury Agricultural College, University of New Zealand, 1934)
The use of accounts in farm management; one of the greatest benefits yet to be derived by the farming industry is the use of accounts as a guide to farm management. Farm costing is as yet in its infancy. Can the cost of ...
A linear programming study of the Lincoln College town supply Dairy Farm
(Lincoln College, University of Canterbury, 1977)
Providing "an adequate continuous supply of milk of good quality for human consumption", is the goal of the New Zealand town milk industry. For this purpose town supply dairy farming is practiced in proximity to all urban ...
The management of Christchurch milk supply farms
(Lincoln College. Department of Farm Management and Rural Valuation, 1970)
The number of town milk producing farms in the Christchurch region is relatively small compared with other classes of farms. It is partly for this reason that a comprehensive farm management study of town milk dairy farming ...
Factors affecting Canterbury, New Zealand farmers' adoption and use of computerised information systems
(Lincoln University. Farm and Horticultural Management Group, 2001-07)
The aim of this study is to identify which factors have operated as adoption barriers to information innovations (computerised systems) in Canterbury (New Zeeland) daily farming. This study is a attempt to link the farm ...
Social organisation of large herd dairy farms in New Zealand
(Lincoln University. Agribusiness & Economics Research Unit., 1994-03)
This research reports the results of interviewing 29 large herd dairy farmers (over 500 cows) in the North and South Islands of New Zealand and describes their social organisation of production. On average the farmers were ...
Kiwifruit casual mapping in 2008 : comparisons to 2005 and to other sectors
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2009-03)
Causal mapping of ARGOS dairy farms and comparisons to sheep/beef farms
(Agriculture Research Group on Sustainability, 2008-02)
Trends in the terms of exchange and productivity in the New Zealand dairy industry
(Lincoln College. Agricultural Economics Research Unit., 1970-06)
This paper sets out the available information on price trends facing the dairy industry since 1948/49, and some estimates of productivity increases over the same period. The general aim of the paper is to ascertain how the ...